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Cord, String, Bungees

  • Bungee with Hooks | UKMCPro
    from Original Price £1.99
    from £1.50
    Unbranded

    BUNGEE CORD WITH HOOKS | Elasticated, Sold Individually, 5 Lengths

    6 reviews

    Top quality bungees made for professional users such as the military but also great for cadets, camping, home use, garden and much more. To tie dow...

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  • Paracord 30m Spool | UKMCPro
    Original Price £8.99
    Current Price £7.50
    Marbles

    MARBLES PARACORD 30m | Nylon Cord with 250kg Resistance, Made in USA

    3 reviews

    Ideal for camping, or extreme situations where the rules of survival are needed, the parachute cord or paracord is manufactured in the USA and over...

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  • NEW BCB STANDARD PARACORD 15m | Breaking strain of 50 kg (110 lbs) | Olive Green | UKMC Pro
    Original Price £3.49
    Current Price £2.90
    BCB International

    BCB STANDARD PARACORD 15m | Breaking strain of 50 kg (110 lbs)

    Olive paracord useful to soldiers and woodmen alike Strong and long Braided inner cord can be used as fishing line or for sewing Protective wear...

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  • HIGHLANDER PARA CORD 15m | Tough Nylon Utility String for Outdoors | UKMC Pro
    Original Price £6.99
    Current Price £5.80
    Highlander

    HIGHLANDER PARA CORD 15m | Tough Nylon Utility String for Outdoors

    A great survival or emergency tool there are many uses for nylon paracord such as securing things or tying things together. Supplied as a spool m...

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  • Webbing Strap (Per Metre) | UKMCPro
    from Original Price £1.19
    from £0.90
    Unbranded

    Webbing Strap (Per Metre)

    1 review

    Versatile Sold per meter SKU: 381190 Delivered in one-piece; If 2 metres or more are ordered, the strap arrives in one length of the required am...

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Paracord, String & Bungees

What is paracord? A lightweight nylon kernmantle rope originally used in the suspension lines of parachutes. This versatile cord is now also widely used for a large number of other tasks and considered to be the best general purpose utility cord by both military personnel and civilians. Soft to the touch thanks to the high number of interwoven strands and fairly elastic due to its 100% Nylon construction.

Parachute Cord

Current technical standards for the manufacture of cord for use in parachutes are published by the Parachute Industry Association. The US military MIL-C-5040H standard required the material to be nylon. Similar styles of cord are also manufactured with other materials such as polyester but the quality and strength does suffer as a result of the change from Nylon. Our range of paracord or parachute cord has been created for professional users such as the military but are also great for camping, hiking, survival, bushcraft and much more. Many cords like to call themselves paracord but at UKMC you can be sure you're getting the real thing; Made in the USA in 100% nylon with resistances up to 250 kg!